By a narrow margin of 44,000 people, Orange County is the largest county in the Fourth District, accounting for 32.011% of the District. San Diego accounts for 31.52%. San Bernardino County is 19.15% and Riverside County is 17.31%.
San Diego and Orange counties both contributed cases to the Supreme Court’s Fourth District caseload every year of the nineties. In all, San Diego produced 32 cases and Orange County accounted for 29. Riverside County produced 13 cases and San Bernardino produced ten.
Next time, we’ll be reviewing the data for the Fifth District for the nineties.